Saturday, July 23, 2011

Winners of our Christmas in July Contest

We had such a huge response to our Blog hop/Weeklong event!   You all are the best and we so appreciate everyone who played along and helped up spread the word!  Did you see the amazing project that our followers submitted?? Just wonderful!  Below is our list of winners we will be adding the single image winners as they come in. emails being sent out for the rest tonight.  All winners chosen via!
Saturday Challenge Winners:
1st   -  Nana Connie  winner of 7 free images
2nd  -  Lis –The purple Place – winner of 4 images
3rd – Sara - Winner of 2 images
 Kimberly   - Winner of $25 Archiver GC

Blog Hop Winners:
Grand prize – 7 free images each month for 6 months – TigerLady
$30 Gift Card to Bugaboo – Terry
$30 Gift Card to Bugaboo – Joanne
$25 Archivers GC – Lynn
3 free images – Wendy aka Roo
3 free images -Lori
Honorable mention:

1.  Stacy Walker  -
2 . SiskiyouSue
3 Heather
2 . Joycelyn
3 Frea
1. Toni
2. Cheryl
3.  Chelsea
1. Linda
2.  Ardilla
3 .Kellie
1.  Laura
2. Skye
3.  Claire
Winners of a free image from the DT:
KLM, SAMANTHA, kurlygirl,, Mary J, Kimberly, (Crafty Kitten) ; Annie;

Heavy Metal Challenge With Brads or Eyelets

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Good Morning everyone!   Wow what a great Christmas in July Celebration we had!   Thanks to all of you our family, followers and friends for helping us to pull off a wonderful event.   Special thanks to the DT of Totally Stampalicious for joining in on the fun!  Kudos to the Bugaboo crew for all your hard work and inspiration, we could not have done it without everyone doing their part!  Thanks so much! 
Please bear with us while we compile the winners, we will have them all posted by Monday pm.
Ok now on to our newest challenge!   This week we want to see your projects featuring “Metals”   it can be in your texture, your paper or your embellishments, just think of greys and golds, brass and bronze you get the idea, just don’t forget to add brads or eyelets!
The rules are simple:
New Projects only and no Back linking please! Metal or  Metal colors and Brads or eyelets and post a link to it on Bugaboo Stamps' challenge blog, Catch the Bug, by 7/30/11  at  6:00 AM EST to be entered a random drawing for three digi prize packs - seven (7) (using a Bugaboo image only), four (4), or two (2) using any image!
Limited to 3  projects per person pleas
Don’t forget your creations can also be made to fit our challenges over at  PCP and CADC for our Wacky Wednesday Challenge! There is still plenty of time to play in challenge #10 which is a Theme Challenge.
Now let me share some inspiration from our talented DT.  


Christmas in July Blog Hop Post - (Challenge post below)

Weekly challenge
Click Here for Blog Hop
Click here for schedule of  Christmas in July Week long  Challenges 
Click here to add your projects to the week long challanges
Click here for Current Events

Blog hop line up!

Monday, July 18, 2011

Christmas in July Week long Challenges

Weekly challenge

Click Here for Blog Hop
Click here for schedule of  Christmas in July Week long  Challenges 
Click here to add your projects to the week long challenges
Click here for Current Events

All Weekly Projects for the Christmas in July week will be added here!   A new Linkz will be added each morning at 7am to allow you to add that days challenge entry.
Thanks for stopping by today I hope you have some challenges to add be cause now is the time to start adding your projects for Monday.
As most of you know the Challenge for today is Non Traditional Colors Christmas project.   You can check out what the DT has to offer over at Jodie’s blog , that is where we will post most of the DT projects this week because we want to saver lots of  space for you all to add  your projects.
Helping to get you in the groove for Non Traditional colors are two ABC projects I want to share with you!
And then
Melissa Sackman using some wonderful Brats
Now it is your turn!!! Post your Non Traditional Color Christmas projects Here!!
Tuesday Post Begins Here!

Good morning and welcome to Tuesday’s Challenge!  Have you checked out the entries from yesterday?? Amazing! 
Don’t you just love the card Joy  created above?  Great job Joy.  Well this great image is very important today not only is it part of the NR but it is also a freebie just for this challenge.  You can see all of the DT Creations over at  Jodie’s blog and of course you can catch all the NR that go with this adorable Christmas Ruby here at the store!
Today please create a project with the above image and add it to inlinkz below.   If you have not gotten your image you may get it (freebie removed)  I cannot wait to see what you create!

Wednesday's Post Starts Here!

Don’t you just love Marilyn’s card for today’s  challenge??? Her card is just one of the great cards created  by the DT today so be sure and check them out over at Jodie’s blog!  Today your challenge is to create a card using the above sketch!   You choose the image and colors just apply it to this sketch and enter it below!
Before I forget though let me show you the latest winners of our Wacky Wednesday
CDAC – Julia #10
WW Lori Byrns #10 PCP
PCP- Lori Byrns
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS!!! Be sure to display the Wacky Winner badge on your blog! We will be sending you a message through the PCP/CDAC messaging system so you can request your freebies.
Now that this challenge has ended it is time for the new one to begin and a little birdie tells me that it just so happens that it may just fit into our current theme!  Hmm I think that means just one more way to win some Bugaboo images so you may want to check it out  over at  PCP and CDAC groups to play along with this week's Theme Challenge.
Now the moment you all have been waiting on, here is  your link for Wednesdays challenge!!
Thursday Post Starts Here!
Check out these adorable “Snow Themed” cards created by Yvonne (Scrappy) and Jackie Rakoski!  Are you feeling any cooler??? Well maybe not but our theme today is Snow Business and I hope you will join us!  Now don’t forget there are many ways to enter and many ways to win so be sure and check out all the prize rules!   Have a good day and try to stay cool!
Friday's Post Starts Here!
Good Morning all I hope you are doing well!  Today marks the end of our week long Christmas in July Celebration!   We hope you have enjoyed  the event.  We have had some wonderful creations entered into our challenges and we are so happy to have everyone playing along.   Now on to todays challenge but first we did not forget it is Freebie Friday so that means we have yet another Freebie for you!   You can find you freebie right here but let me give you your sneak peek of what you will get!   In addition to it being Freebie Friday it is also an Anything Goes Challenge to finish up the week so us what you got and join us for our challenge!!
Don’t you just love the samples for our FF?  Now here is a Double Scoop for the Anything Goes Part!
Ok there is your morning inspiration it is time to see what you can do!!!

Sunday, July 17, 2011

Bugaboo Christmas in July–Week long Events

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Thanks for stopping below is your week  long Challenge schedule.  We hope you have lots of fun and get a huge jump start on those Christmas projects!  We can not wait to see what you come up with!
Just a few rules before we begin
We have daily  prizes and we have weekly prizes.  To be eligible for the weekly prizes you must participate in each of the daily challenge according to the recipe.   The daily prize winners will be chosen from that days challenge.   Prize list at the button of this post!
There will be a new linkz that will appear at 7am on the day of the challenge.  So you may create ahead of time but must submit your project on the day of the event!
We all love Bugaboo and would love to see your Bugaboo creations however Bugaboo images are not required with the exception of the Tuesday challenge in which the image is provided for you.
Monday Non-Traditional Colors Christmas
Tues – Make a project with The image we have provided
Click link below to download your free image!!!
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Wed  - Sketch challenge – see below

Thursday -  Snow Business – Something with Snow
Friday – Anything Goes

Christmas in July Prizes!!
Blog Hop Prizes:
1 - 7 free images each month for 6 months
2 -  $30 GC from Bugaboo (must  do a project for each day)
1 $25 GC from Arc hivers
2 - 3 free images from Bugaboo

Saturday  Challenge prizes  -(4 total winners)
7-4-2 as usually
1  $25  Arc hivers  Gift Card

Daily Prizes Monday – Friday  (15 total winners)
1- 1 free Christmas set  ($21 value)
1 - 5 free images($15 value)
1- 3 free images ($9 value)